Scholarships named for former school superintendents were recently awarded to area high school graduating seniors, according to a news release.


The Anthony, Gathen, Rainey and Tolbert Scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to the following recipients:


Charles James Harris III of Pine Bluff High School, who will be attending the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff;


Chelsea Sims of Dollarway High School, who will be attending UAPB;


Tatyanna Evans of Dumas High School, who will be attending the University of Central Arkansas;


Cobe Muldrew of Warren High School, who will be attending Southern Arkansas University.


“Retired former school district superintendents, Frank Anthony – Pine Bluff, Thomas Gathen – Dollarway, David Rainey — Dumas, and Andrew Tolbert — Warren, are pleased with the students selected and wish them the best as they begin their college careers,” according to the release.